Flitwick local area and living guide


Flitwick is located in Central Bedfordshire and is 10 miles away from both Luton and Bedford. It has a population of 12,700, meaning it has grown a considerable size as it was described as “a hamlet on the River Flitt” in the Domesday Book.

Points of interest around the town are the Flitwick Manor House which is now run as a hotel, Flitwick Moor nature reserve and the Grade I listed Church of St Peter & St Paul. Each year during August there is a classic car and bike show held at The Rufus Centre Field which is gaining in popularity. Junction 12 of the M1 motorway is only 5 miles away and with rail links straight into London Flitwick is a popular location for those wishing to commute to work.

Flitwick is a town that has and still is undergoing refurbishment due to its growing population and it has become a popular location over recent years.